Introduction to Computer Systems
Santa Monica College
see syllabus for email address
This Website (http://classpage.dmorgan.us/) will be used to communicate with you. Announcements and grade reports will be posted here. Please access the website from any internet-connected browser anywhere. You are responsible for awareness of the information posted here. Additionally, I will make use of Canvas, the online learning management system. Instructions for logging in to it can be found in the Corsair Connect Guide.
What is tele?
Computer privacy - it ain't nobody's business, unless you say it ain't so:
Didn't Mark Twain say that "everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it?" Today, "everybody talks about privacy, but nobody pauses over terms and conditions."
Textbooks and materials
First general-purpose digital computer Eniac, and its original quite specific purpose.
Where it all began -
Low-end mini 1985 - RX405 by Rexon Business Machines, Culver City.
Homework -initial homework is to obtain the textbook
(identified in the syllabus, link at left) and view/listen to several
internet resources listed on the Canvas page for this class.
hath God wrought?"
Watson come here, I want to see you."